Pennyworth puts spotlight on Batman confidante Alfred, but Bruce Wayne's butler was always star in his own right
When Epix TV launched Pennyworth — a series dedicated to Bruce Wayne’s longtime confidante — it put the spotlight on a character who’s had an indelible influence on the Batman’s journey. But to fans, Wayne Manor’s butler has long been a star in his own right.
Pennyworth will tell Alfred’s story from the time he was a former special-forces officer working for Bruce ‘Batman’ Wayne’s father, Thomas
The announcement for Pennyworth comes as a surprise as this show would not be considered as a natural follow up to Gotham, another Batman spin-off.